Deadline for Board Nominations Extended

As indicated in a previous post, four (4) RECOSA Board Positions will be elected during the November 9th Annual Meeting. Individuals elected will serve two-year terms beginning January 1, 2018.

On behalf of the Nominating Committee, Chair Paulette McClure is currently accepting nominations for Board Positions 6-9. The deadline for applications has been extended to October 23, 2017.

For your convenience, the remainder of the previous post is given below:
If you are a RECOSA member interested in serving on the Board, please submit a brief statement of your experience, interests, availability, and/or reasons why you would like to serve.

Board members are expected to:
• attend monthly Board meetings
• attend bi-monthly meetings with the City’s Human Resources Department
• attend quarterly Brown Bag events for retirees
• serve on Board committees
• prepare reports as required
• provide guidance and oversee assigned committees such as membership, fundraising, health benefits, and financial development
Nominations may be sent to:
Attn: Paulette McClure
P.O. Box 12973
San Antonio, TX 78212-0973

The Nominating Committee will review qualified applicants and select a slate of candidates — one person per open Board position — to be nominated and placed on the ballot. Deadline for the Nominating Committee to consider applicants is October 23, 2017. Nominations will also be accepted from the floor at the November 9th Annual Meeting. All candidates nominated from the floor must be members in good standing, present at the meeting, and able to express their qualifications and interests in serving, as well as their availability and willingness to attend meetings and carry out the duties and responsibilities of a RECOSA Board member. The candidates with the most votes will fill the vacant positions. Numbers will be drawn by the elected individuals to determine the positions they will fill. The Nominating Committee will announce the voting results at the conclusion of the November 9th Annual Meeting.
Questions may be called in to RECOSA’s phone line at (210) 504-9567. Please leave a message and your call will be returned.

Your RECOSA Board
Liz Garcia, Chair
Charles Pruski, Vice Chair
Rose Rangel, Secretary
Paulette McClure, Treasurer
Kevin Burton, Member
Marianne Greene, Member
William “Bill” Telford, Member
Michael Trainer, Member
Rebecca Waldman, Member
Gene Camargo, Ex Officio

About RECOSA Website Administrator

RECOSA is a non-profit organization of employees retired from the City of San Antonio. The mission of RECOSA is to inform retired municipal employees of the City of San Antonio and other stakeholders on matters concerning retiree healthcare and retirement benefits and to take such actions as necessary to protect and preserve these benefits in a responsible manner; to promote and sponsor activities for mutual benefit of all members; and to assist in maintaining and improving the quality of life for civilian retirees of the City of San Antonio.